Bologna, 11th April 2005 - Consolidated sales revenues of € 36.5 million in the 1st quarter of 2005 (1Q05), with growth of +13% vs. € 32.3 million in 1Q04.
The Group’s consolidation area has changed since 2004, because 2005 revenues also include the sales of the Laservall company, acquired during 2004 and consolidated as from 3Q04.
Informatics, the most recent acquisition – completed in March this year - will be consolidated as from 2Q05. As up to March 31st 2005 the US company achieved revenues of USD 9.3 million, up by +11% vs. 1Q04.
These are the preliminary revenue figures for the quarter that has just ended of Datalogic, a company listed in the TechStar segment (high-growth companies with innovative business models or high-tech products/processes) of the Milan Bourse and active in the design, production and distribution of barcode reader and RFID (radio frequency identification) systems.
The Board of Directors’ meeting for approval of 1Q05 figures has been fixed for May 12th 2005.
“The results of the quarter that has just ended “ – stated Roberto Tunioli, Datalogic CEO – “show that the company is in excellent health and enable us to project double-digit profit growth also for this quarter”.